Announcing the Winners of Flavorwire’s First Short Fiction Contest


In honor of May’s National Short Story Month, Flavorwire held its first-ever short story contest, and the results are in! After reading through over 900 entries, your crack editorial team has chosen a winner, along with three honorable mentions, all of which will be published on Flavorwire over the next few days. Congratulations to the winners, and many thanks to all who entered.

First Place:

Kim Winternheimer, “The Art and Science of Growing Back Your Arm”

Honorable Mentions:

Ian Bassingthwaighte, “The Ten Headless Dead” Chris Poole, “At Home” Ann Gelder, “The Truth About Psych Camp”